The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Oracle RAC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Oracle RAC over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 70 83 91
Rank change year-on-year +13 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Oracle RAC 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.31% 0.38% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 5.00% 3.57% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.54%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  

Oracle RAC is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 40 84 100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 6.23% 10.63% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 39 80 83
Median salary £29,000 £41,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.69% -8.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Oracle RAC
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Oracle RAC as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Oracle RAC in Bedfordshire

Oracle RAC
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Oracle RAC in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Oracle RAC in Bedfordshire

Oracle RAC
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Oracle RAC within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 1 £50,000 -
Oracle RAC
East of England

Oracle RAC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing Oracle RAC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Oracle RAC.

1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (50.00%) High Availability
2 8 (50.00%) Banking
2 8 (50.00%) Spring
2 8 (50.00%) JSF
2 8 (50.00%) Java EE
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 8 (50.00%) Unix
2 8 (50.00%) Solaris
2 8 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) JSP
2 8 (50.00%) Struts
2 8 (50.00%) XML
2 8 (50.00%) XSL
2 8 (50.00%) XSLT
2 8 (50.00%) SLA
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (43.75%) BEA
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
3 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (43.75%) Technical Analysis
3 7 (43.75%) Mentoring

Oracle RAC
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Gradle
1 5 (31.25%) Maven
General
1 8 (50.00%) Banking
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Applications Specialist
1 7 (43.75%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 6 (37.50%) Administrator
2 6 (37.50%) DBA
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Specialist
3 2 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Server Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Server Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 8 (50.00%) Java EE
1 8 (50.00%) JSF
1 8 (50.00%) JSP
1 8 (50.00%) Spring
1 8 (50.00%) Struts
1 8 (50.00%) XML
1 8 (50.00%) XSL
1 8 (50.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Solaris
1 8 (50.00%) Unix
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) High Availability
2 7 (43.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Mentoring
2 7 (43.75%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (43.75%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (31.25%) Functional Programming
5 4 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Java
1 8 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) AWK
2 6 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 6 (37.50%) C-shell
2 6 (37.50%) Perl
2 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 2 (12.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Data Guard
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) BEA